First Year Academics

Welcome to Stevens!

The Office of Undergraduate Academics (OUA) provides academic advising and support to the entire undergraduate student body in matters related to academic policy and procedure. The information below is intended to serve as an introduction to your academics and resources at Stevens. We strongly encourage you to familiarize yourself with our academic policies and procedures to ensure a smooth academic transition into Stevens.

First Semester Schedule

Incoming students will register for first semester courses at the end of July. To learn more about scheduling, visit the Office of the Registrar First-Year Schedule page.

Once you finalize your course schedule, you may visit the campus bookstore website. Textbooks will be posted online for each term.  

Important Dates

June 30 - Application for Transfer Credit Due
Deadline to upload first-year student college credit evaluation form and all course syllabi for transfer credit review to your student portal. You are encourage to complete this as soon as possible.

July 8 - Final Transcripts for any transfer credit due to Stevens
Deadline to submit official college transcripts for transfer credit via email or mailto the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

July 8 - AP/IB scores due to Stevens
Deadline to submit AP/IB exam scores to Stevens

July 15 - Last day to change your major
Deadline to submit a change of major request to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. After this deadline, major change requests will not be accommodated for the fall semester.

July 24 - Registration Day (9 am for select priority students and 1 pm for all students)

July 24 - August 4 - Zoom Registration Support Hours

Click here for a list of all first-year important dates

Academic Policies and Procedures

In the academic policies and procedures library, students can find policies related to absence from a class or exam, academic standing, credit overloading, repeating a course, etc. Procedures related to academic tasks like adding courses, transferring courses, changing majors or repeating a course are all completed through Workday Student.


Academic Catalog

The academic catalog is your guide to degree programs, course descriptions and policies and procedures for your entering year. A study plan, which is semester by semester outline of courses can be found for all majors offered within the four schools of study at Stevens. 


Academic Services

The Office of Disability Services

If you need accommodations such as extra time for exams, please reach out to the Director of Disability Services Mr. Philip Gehman.

The Academic Support Center

The Academic Support Center provides free one-on-one tutoring, a walk-in tutoring center, and workshops on study skills and time management.

The Writing & Communication Center

The Writing and Communication Center (WCC) provides help with writing assignments & humanities courses.

Counseling & Psychological Services

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) provides free and confidential personal counseling services to enrolled students of Stevens of Technology.